Research Profile: Boredom is good for you

Boredom can be seen, felt, and heard throughout the university. The expressionless faces on students in the halls, the slouchy classmates hunched over desks, and the sighs and yawns that bounce around faculty offices. However, University of Calgary Greek and Roman Studies professor Peter Toohey has brought mindfulness to boredom, causing much excitement in the… Continue reading Research Profile: Boredom is good for you

Peace walk to remember apology

The Aboriginal Friendship Centre of Calgary is hosting their fourth annual Truth and Reconciliation Peace Walk. Four years ago, on June 11 Prime Minister Stephen Harper made a historical statement of apology in the House of Commons towards Aboriginal Canadians. The apology was for the abuse that many Aboriginals endured in residential schools for over… Continue reading Peace walk to remember apology